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Field Trip to the African American History Museum and National Park Service walking tour of Boston’s Black Heritage Trail.

REGISTRATION REQUIRED! Reserve your place now!

Don’t miss this afternoon downtown double-header, which combines a guided tour of the African American History Museum with the last opportunity his season to enjoy the National Park Service’s 1.5 mile walk on the Black Heritage Trail.

Black Heritage Trail Walk: 10:00 a.m.  NOTE: The guided walk is free, but groups are limited to 15.

Lunch: Brown bag or take-out near the Museum.

Museum Tour:  2 p.m.   Tickets:  $10, $8 for seniors and students.

Transportation options:


FOR BOTH TOURS: Meet at Stone Church Lower Parking Lot at 8:15. Cars will leave for Alewife at 8:30 to take the T in to Park Street.  Sign up by emailing Mary Jo Veling: veling1@hotmail.com 

FOR MUSEUM TOUR ONLY: Meet at Stone Church Lower Parking Lot at 12:00. Cars will leave at 12:15 for Alewife and T to Park Street.

Sign up by emailing Mary Gaylord: mgaylord@fas.harvard.edu


1)    Purchase your ticket on-line from the Museum. Use link below to open webpage, click on VIEW AS CALENDAR, choose October 23rd at 2pm to reserve and purchase your ticket


2)    Reserve your place on the walking tour with the National Park Service.


LET US KNOW that you have signed up for one or both tours, so that we can be sure that the Park Service arranges a guide for a second group if necessary.  PLEASE EMAIL mgaylord@fas.harvard.edu or veling1@hotmail.com BY OCTOBER 19TH.

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